In the second trimester of pregnancy, your breasts will become larger
and heavier, and you may need a larger and more supportive bra. The tenderness
and tingling sensation from early pregnancy will probably decrease.
As your breasts become larger, the veins become more noticeable under
the skin. The nipples and the area around the nipples (areola) become darker
and larger. Small bumps may appear on the areolae and disappear after
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.
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